Aug 192011

Apple’s next generation tablet, the iPad 3, will start shipping in early 2012. Rumors of the iPad 3 got a big boost with today’s report in the Wall Street Journal that Apple has already ordered display panels and chips for the device. A key enhancement in the new iPad will be higher resolution Retina Display of 2048 by 1536 compared with 1024 by 768 in the current generation iPad 2. The display size is expected to remain at 9.7-inch. The iPad has been a wildly successful product for Apple. In Apple’s last fiscal quarter alone, 9.3 million iPads were sold. […]